First Edition ¿ First Printing. ----Dorothy M. Johnson, best known for her stories and novels that became classic western films-- The Hanging Tree, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The Man Called Horse; was a most scrupulous researcher and writer. ---- American Trails Series; Illustrated with b/w photographs; Bindings square and tight. Light handling wear. Dust Jacket with the price of $9.95. Minor wear. In a new protective Mylar sleeve. 386 pages with bibliography and index. ---- The Bozeman Trail was the road to the gold in Montana. The struggle against Nature, the Indians, and later the Road Agents and their demise by the Vigilantes is chronicled. Topics include: Sioux Indians under Chief Red Cloud, the Fetterman Massacre, Portuguese Phillip and his heroic ride, the Hayfield fight, the Wagon Box fight, Gold Miners and Road Agents. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Bloody Bozeman: the Perilous Trail to ...
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company
Publication Date: 1971
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York NY, 1971. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Dorothy M. Johnson, best known for her stories and novels that became classic western films-- The Hanging Tree, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, The Man Called Horse-- was a most scrupulous researcher and writer. This is best shown in "The Bloody Bozeman", her retelling of the 1860s history of the discovery of gold in Montana in land ceded to the Sioux and the development of 3 forts and the Army-Sioux wars that Red Cloud won leading to the Little Bighorn. This copy is in excellent condition with a hint of tape residue on the boards as the only issue. The first edition has the "$9.95" price intact and the inscription" Wrote in this here book on December 26,1972 at the Mueller's house".The dustjacket is bright and protected in clear mylar. The book will be carefully wrapped and boxed for shipping. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # 000615